The True Cost of Happiness: The Real Story Behind Managing Your Money
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The True Cost of Happiness: The Real Story Behind Managing Your Money

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In 'The True Cost of Happiness', financial journalist Stacey Tisdale and financial expert Paula Boyer Kennedy offer readers unique Life Planning techniques that will allow them to successfully plan their financial futures and take complete control of their finances.
Hardcover, 288 pages
Published September 1st 2007 by John Wiley & Sons (first published January 1st 2007)
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Michelle
Jul 07, 2008 Michelle rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: anyone who needs to budget
Recommended to Michelle by: Amy
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How your parents handled money influences the way you handle your finances, according to “The True Cost of Happiness,” a book co-authored by business journalist Stacey Tisdale and financial planner Paula Boyer Kennedy.

Readers are encouraged to take a look at the role family dynamics play in their financial behavior.“I’m talking about the ways in which the first lessons we learned about money as children affect our decision about making and spending it as adults,” writes Tisdale, who penned the f...more
Sarah
Just finished this book. Gives you a reality check. What I liked most about this book is that it makes you explore your values and passions. Two things you should consider in how you live and spend/save money.
shannon
eh, hippie stuff in the first half, a bunch of crap i already knew in the second. how disappointing.
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